a genius called Dikshitar


carnatic, music

Muthuswamy Dikshitar – find it hard to pronounce? Okay, we shall refer to him as MD from now on. MD (1775 – 1835) is one of the 3 composers widely known as the Trinity of Classical Music, the other two being Thyagaraja and Syama Sastri. MD’s compositions as such will have such identification patterns, viz.. – […]

February 17, 2013

Days go by…


CBC, Story

This is a chain love story as a part of CBC (Chennai Bloggers Club) chain story relay. In this we write a love story as this month is for love. 20 Bloggers will write one chapter of a love story to make a beautiful love story. 🙂  How do you know it will be a beautiful story? Never […]

February 12, 2013

Aadhi’s return journey


cartoons, Story

This is my first attempt at writing a sequel to someone else’s story. For the first part, please read Beginner’s Luck. Aadhi sat on his favourite window seat in an empty bus on his way back home. He loved it when the wind hit his face. His thoughts went back to what happened that evening at […]

February 4, 2013